Job Summary

Official Job Title :
Coordinator, 4-H Youth Development
University or Organization :
University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
State or Territory :
Application Deadline :
Nov 20, 2018
Descriptive Job Title :
Keywords separated by commas :
Faculty, 4-H
Location :
Las Vegas
Area, Department or Unit :
Children, Youth and Families
Full/Part Time :
Salary :
Start Date:
Jan 01, 2019
The Coordinator, 4-H Youth Development oversees, plans, implements, and evaluates urban and rural 4-H Youth Development programs in assigned urban and rural locations with Clark County, NV. The Urban Coordinator will serve all Clark County and regularly collaborate with other university professionals and staff to advance 4-H programming statewide.The position also provides direct management of the 4-H Club program; STEAM program; in-school and after school programs, Juntos 4-H program (a Hispanic focused program); 4-H Adjudicated Youth program, as well as agriculture based classroom programs (animal science, animal raising and running animal clubs in both urban and rural settings) as well as day-to-day operations of all 4-H programs. The position recruits, screens, trains, and supervises 4-H program volunteers and student interns. The position develops educational programming for urban or rural youth utilizing current curricula/best practices and facilitates interagency cooperation to further youth development programs that are inclusive and available to all youth who wish to participate. In addition, the Urban Coordinator directly coordinates the residential 4-H Camps in Clark County to include an annual self-supporting budget, supervising camp staff/volunteers, coordinating annual contract for camp use, and overall logistics for the camping experience. Other responsibilities include: Planning and evaluating all 4-H programs, curricula development and implementation, increase participation of minorities and underrepresented groups, managing budgets, seek external funding for programming, policy creation and implementation, supervision of staff and volunteers, monitor compliance, administration and documentation of records and various types of data, adhere to University, state and Federal guidelines and policies.
Position Category:
Administrative Faculty
Additional Description, Instructions or Comments:
Do applicants need to have a driver’s license or be able to provide alternate transportation
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Minimum education level :
Bachelors degree in Youth Programming, Youth Development, Program Management or related field from an accredited college or university
Years of experience :
1 to 5 years professional experience depending on education level
Travel Requirements:
Frequent travel around Clark County, NV some state travel in Nevada and travel to conferences nationwide
Other Requirements:


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Contact :
Paul Lessick
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Application Instructions :
**Please use the application URL to apply**Attach the following attachments to your on line profile 1) Resume/CV2) Cover Letter3) Contact Information for Three Professional References